Sydney Louis-Ferdinand
Sydney Louis-Ferdinand
Year: Jr.
Hometown: Southfield, Mich.
High School: Birmingham Groves
Major: Biology

Top Times

500 freestyle - 5:23.70
200 butterfly - 2:25.95
400 individual medley - 5:02.43

College Career

2018-19:

  • Finished 16th in the finals of the 500 freestyle at the MIAA Championships (5:24.10), her season-best time in that race 
  • Won the women's 1000 freestyle race in the meet against Olivet College (12:06.00)
  • Also won the 500 freestyle event at the Olivet meet (5:51.19)
  • Came in first place in the women's 500 freestyle race against Kalamazoo (5:40.63)

2017-18:

  • Finished 2nd overall in the B finals of the 400 IM (5:02.43) at the MIAA Championships
  • Set a new personal best in the 500 freestyle (5:23.70), also at the MIAA Championships
  • Finished 16th overall in the 400 medley race (5:03.76) at the Carthage Classic 

2016-17:

  • Finished 12th overall in the 1650 freestyle (19:00.03) at the MIAA championships
  • Finished 17th overall in the 400 individual medley (5:19.29) at the Carthage Classic 
  • Placed 2nd in the 400 individual medley (5:24.16) at the Alma-Olivet meet

High School: Swam varsity all four years ... section leader in band ... mentor programs ... founder of ceramics club ... 3.2 GPA or higher all four years

Community Involvement: South Oakland shelter project

Personal: Enjoys art ... Chose to attend Alma College for the small and friendly campus